Savoi plantation is one of the oldest tropical plantations in Goa. It is over 200 years old and covers 100 acres of organic and natural vegetation. The Shetye family that manages the plantation opened it for public viewing in 1985.
The Savoi Plantation has an intercropping of spices with coconut, betel nut, banana and pineapple plantation. Guests can explore the plantation through guided tours. On arrival, guests are served traditional snacks and drinks as refreshment and later they are given a guided tour into the world of spices, medicinal plants and tropical fruits grown there. A step-well pond situated on the property attracts a variety of birds. Guests can also enjoy birdwatching. After the guided tour, Guests are treated to a fascinating display of dance, music and folklore, in which ancient scenes are enacted and brought back to life. After all this excitement guests are served a homemade traditional Goan Saraswat buffet prepared under the loving care of the elderly Mrs. Shetye.